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Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

5TH FLOOR, THE CENTRE, 989 CHANGLE ROAD, SHANGHAI 200031, CHINA
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Work 0086 21 8022 8588
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Fax 0086 21 8022 8599
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www.morganlewis.com

China: Corporate and M&A

Foreign firms
Corporate and M&A: foreign firms - ranked: tier 4

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP 美国摩根路易斯律师事务所

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP opened a five-partner Shanghai office after hiring office head Mitch Dudek, the ‘extremely knowledgeable’ Todd Liao, Alex Wang, Eddie Hsu and Cindy Pan from Dentons’ Shanghai branch. Ning Zhang and Mathew Lewis also joined the Beijing and Shanghai offices, respectively, from Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP. Beijing office head Xiaowei Ye is highly rated.

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China: Labour and employment

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Labour and employment: foreign firms - ranked: tier 2

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP 美国摩根路易斯律师事务所

Lesli Ligorner heads the burgeoning employment practice at Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP following her arrival from Simmons & Simmons; the department covers the gamut of labour law issues as well as immigration and anti-bribery matters. Supporting Ligorner (and joining the firm with her) are associate Katherine Liu and of counsel Dora Wang, who has complementary expertise in competition, data protection and anti-corruption. Todd Liao has notable experience in compliance and regulatory investigations and recently advised a client on post-employment non-competition agreements. Other mandates occupying the team in 2017 spanned issues of employee misconduct, corporate restructurings, acquisitions and strikes.

Leading individuals

Lesli Ligorner - Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

Next generation lawyers

Katherine Liu - Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

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China: Private equity/venture capital

Foreign firms
Private equity/venture capital: foreign firms - ranked: tier 4

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP 美国摩根路易斯律师事务所

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP recruited Ning Zhang, Maurice Hoo and Connie Cheung from Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, where Hoo was global co-chair of the M&A and private equity group. The team recently acted for Warburg Pincus on a $120m series E investment in Yuanfudao, an online tutoring service provider in China. Edwin Luk is also a key contact.

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China: Real estate and construction

Foreign firms
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP 美国摩根路易斯律师事务所

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China: Regulatory/compliance

Foreign firms
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP 美国摩根路易斯律师事务所

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